Twitter Celebrates The 20-Year Anniversary Of Harry Potter Being Released
Monday marks the 20-year anniversary of the first Harry Potter book being released, and people are drudging up old memories of the series on social media.
“Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” was released June 26, 1997, and what happened next with the series shocked the world.
The seven book series spawned eight film adaptions, and the movies are believed to have made nearly eight billion dollars at the box office.
The series sparked an entertainment phenomenon that had arguably not been seen since the days of “Lord of the Rings.”
People chimed in on their respective social media account praising the literary success and the smashing fortunes at the box office.
Harry Potter : A Summary #HarryPotter20 pic.twitter.com/MpAOu2VSGe
— dieroach (@avxnger) June 26, 2017
Thank you. pic.twitter.com/9Hzzcw3gn0
— 0905 ⚡️ (@xMendesGrier) June 26, 2017
Thank you @jk_rowling for creating one of the most beautiful worlds I’ve ever had the pleasure of visiting. #HarryPotter20 pic.twitter.com/W5ah6b2r7N
— Shannon Purser (@shannonpurser) June 26, 2017
Today marks 20 years since the first “Harry Potter” book was released. It’s now the best selling book franchise of all time! #HarryPotter20 pic.twitter.com/ewVeIAaIb2
— Pop Crave (@PopCrave) June 26, 2017
“There won’t be a child in our world who doesn’t know his name.” #20YearsofHarryPotter #20YearsofMagic #HarryPotter20 pic.twitter.com/NUKthvGCSB
— Harry Potter Memory (@PotterMemory) June 26, 2017
“After all this time?”
Happy 20th anniversary to the boy who lived and all the characters we can never forget.#harrypotter20
— Julie Kagawa (@Jkagawa) June 26, 2017
20 years ago… #HarryPotter20 pic.twitter.com/jM0hncOVJ3
— Harry Potter Film (@HarryPotterFilm) June 26, 2017
Raise your wands for 20 years of pure magic! #HarryPotter20 pic.twitter.com/dntmb4uk5F
— AMC Theatres (@AMCTheatres) June 26, 2017
Also, perhaps the greatest thing the series ever did was introduce Emma Watson to the world.
It’s been a great 20 years for fans of the series everywhere.
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